Join an informative and entertaining tour where the local streets of Bucharest are explored with a professional tour guide. Learn more about the vibrant streets that were once inhabited by Ashkenazi Jews and get a better understanding on their backgrounds. The tour features abandoned and restored synagogues, the beautiful Choral Temple, the former Sephardic neighborhood, Jews during the Romanian Holocaust, the birth of the Yiddish theater in Romania, the emigration of Jews during the Communist regime, the demolition of the Jewish architectural heritage during the Communist regime and other famous Romanian Jews and their legacy.
This tour includes:
English speaking local guide — Jewish history in Romania — Synagogues — Choral Temple — Sephardic neighborhood
“Very interesting tour on the jewish history of Bucharest”
Reviewed on May 28, 2016
An extremely interesting tour on the history of Jews in Romania, which remains relatively unknown.Marius is very knowledgeable and guided us expertly though the roads of the old Jewish…
“Excellent Overview of Romania's Jewish Community — past and present.”
Reviewed on May 24, 2016
Marius' detailed knowledge and his contacts within the local community enable him to create and animate a tour that enriches our understanding of historical and contemporary Jewish life in Romania…
“Very interesting insight in this too poorly known piece of romanian history”
Reviewed on May 22, 2016
The history of Jews in Romania is as rich as unknown. Wandering through the Jewish neighbourhood, Marius tells the romanian story of this community with highly accurate details, perfectly linking…
The meeting point is in the small square located in front of the Cocor Store.
Things to note
Booking for this tour is recommended to reserve your space specially during high season. This helps us to guarantee you’ll receive a top quality tour!